Originally Posted by Dutchrudder
The Texans defense has 25 total sacks on the year so far. They are on pace for 50 this year, six better than the team record set in 2011 with 44 sacks.
JJ Watt 10.5
Antonio Smith 4
Whitney Mercilus 3
Brooks Reed 2.5
Connor Barwin 2
Almost half the sacks are from one person. That's not good for us. Barwin & Brooks need to step it up. Crick needs to show up.
I still think this defense would be better with Mario, Imagine if he & Watt had 10 sacks & all we'd have to lose is Brooks' 2.5. That would be a scary defense.